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They Flew Through Sand.  The Notes and Sketches of an RAF Officer in the Western Desert
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They Flew Through Sand. The Notes and Sketches of an RAF Officer in the Western Desert

By George W Houghton

London: Jarrolds Publishers (London) Ltd. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5" x 7.5. Drawings and descriptions of military flying in north Africa during World War 2. Not dated but believed to be from 1942 or the later part of the war. Internally clean and sound although externally there is wear and fading and a pencilled name at the top of the front board. No dust wrapper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$11.54

The Naval Air War 1939-1945
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The Naval Air War 1939-1945

By Nathan Miller

The Nautical & Aviation Publishing Compamy of America, 1980. Hardcover. Good/Good. 6" x 9. A book that explores the role of naval based aviation during World War 2. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers and the benefit of a protected dust wrapper. Otherwise a tidy copy, available for prompt dispatch from the UK

$6.42

The Sixth Floor
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The Sixth Floor

By Robin Reilly

London: Leslie Frewin, 1969. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5.5" X 8.5. The bitter sweet story of the daring raid by the British RAF in 1945 that resulted in the destruction of the Gestapo HQ in Copenhagen but tragically also resulted in damage to a nearby school. A clean and sound book with some wear to the dust wrapper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK

$20.21

International Air Show Souvenir
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International Air Show Souvenir

1970. Stapled Booklet. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. Souvenir of the International Air Show (Hanover, Paris Farnborough) not dated but believed to be 1970. Text in English, french and German.

$12.82

Royal Air Force Souvenir Book 1972 Edition
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Royal Air Force Souvenir Book 1972 Edition

By John P Milford Reid (Ed)

London : Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund and Royal Air Forces Association, 1972. Soft cover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. The official souvenir book of the RAF that was sold at air displays, open days etc during 1971. Some wear but still in tidy condition. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$5.13

Royal Air Force Souvenir Book 1971 Edition
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Royal Air Force Souvenir Book 1971 Edition

By John P Milford Reid (Ed)

London : Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund and Royal Air Forces Association, 1971. Soft cover. Fair/No Jacket (as published). 8" x 11. The official souvenir book of the RAF that was sold at air displays, open days etc during 1971. Plenty of information on the Jaguar aircraft. Some wear but still in tidy condition. The cover is detached from the staples but still present. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK. Please call or email with your questions.

$6.16

Biggles in the South Seas
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Biggles in the South Seas

By Johns, Capt W E

Oxford UK: Oxford University Press , 1940. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 5.25" x 7.5. Howard, Norman. Our aviation hero offers more fiction for the younger reader this time looking for oysters around Tahiti. Not dated but believed to be a 1940 first edition. A tired copy. The pages are clean and the binding is sound but with a slight lean. Pages 143-146 are torn in the gutter. There is evidence of previous ownership on the front end paper. Externally the boards show some wear, the dust wrapper is missing. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. We do not use stock photographs, the picture displayed is of the actual book for sale. Please call or email with your questions regarding this book.

$6.10

Worrals in the Wilds.  The first post-war Worrals story.
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Worrals in the Wilds. The first post-war Worrals story.

By Captain W E Johns

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1958. 2nd Edition . Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket. 5" x 7.5. Stead. Illustrated aviation fiction about a former member of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force in Africa following World War 2. A classic action story for the younger reader by the creator of Biggles. This is a second impression copy of 1958 (the first was in 1947). Externally there is some wear and signs of handling marks to the boards. The front free end paper / frontispiece have been pasted to the inside of the front board, Some spotting, mainly to the page edges. Still a sound reading copy. The dust wrapper is missing All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually within 24 hours. Please call or email with your questions

$6.40

The Luftwaffe Bombers' Battle of Britain.  The Inside story:  July - October 1940
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The Luftwaffe Bombers' Battle of Britain. The Inside story: July - October 1940

By Chris Goss

Manchester: Crecy Publishing, 2000. Hardcover. Good/Good. 7.5" x 10. A fascinating book, written by a serving RAF officer, which gives first hand accounts by former personnel of the Luftwaffe and RAF as to their roles during the Battle of Britain. The book has had the front free end paper neatly removed and a previous owner's name label applied to the title page. There are some neatly written notes on one blank page at the back of the book. The back of the dust wrapper has been folded at some stage. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$10.91

A WAAF in Bomber Command
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A WAAF in Bomber Command

By Pip Beck

Oxford: Isis Audio Books, 2001. Audio Book (Cassette). Good/No Jacket (as published). 6.5" x 8.5. The personal reminiscences of a female radio operator with RAF Bomber Command during World War 2. An unabridged audio book comprising 6 audio cassettes in a hard plastic case with a running time of 7 hours 30 minutes. Clean and sound. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK, please email with your queries.

$6.42

The Hurricane Story
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The Hurricane Story

By Paul Gallico

London: Michael Joseph, 1959. Hardcover. Good/Good. 5" x 7.5. A fascinating history of the Hawker Hurricane fighter aircraft from the first prototype of 1935 to the last built in 1945. A tidy copy, the binding is sound and the pages unmarked. There is some dusting to the top edges of the pages and the dust wrapper has wear and a few small tears to the edges. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries.

$6.40

Aeromodellers Annual 1957-58
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Aeromodellers Annual 1957-58

By C S Rushbrooke & D J Laidlaw-Dickson

Watford: The Model Aeronautical Press Ltd, 1957. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 8.5. A well illustrated account of the happenings in aero modelling around the World. Internally clean and sound but the boards show some wear externally. No dust wrapper. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. please email with any queries that you may have.

$8.34

The Eagle's Height
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The Eagle's Height

By Robert Elliot

Letchworth Herts: Air Review Ltd, 1961. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Fair. 5.5" X 8.5. J D Carrick. A novel about aerial warfare during World war I. In clean and sound condition although the dust wrapper has wear and small areas of loss.Some discolouration ot ends papers. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please call or email with your queries.l

$6.40

Flight Testing Homebuilt Aircraft
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Flight Testing Homebuilt Aircraft

By Vaughan Askue

Newcastle. WA: Aviation Supplies and Academics Inc, 2006. Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 6" x 9. A well thought out book written my an aviation industry professional on ensuring the safety of home mad aircraft. In clean and sound condition and available for prompt dispatch from the UK.

$8.97

British Gliders and Sailplanes
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British Gliders and Sailplanes

By Norman Ellison

London: Adam & Charles Black, 1971. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 7.5" x 9.5. A book that details the makes and models of glider / sailplanes with specifications and line drawings. It also has historical and construction text. A former library book with the usual stamps and stickers. the top corner of the front free end paper has been cut away and the dust wrapper is enclosed in a protective sleeve which has been taped to the boards. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please email with any queries that you may have. I heavier book, some destinations may attract additional shipping charges. Please note that this book needs to be order by the fast (air) shipping rate if your destination is outside the UK.

$28.88

Martlesham Heath.  The Story of the Royal Air Force Station 1917 - 1973
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Martlesham Heath. The Story of the Royal Air Force Station 1917 - 1973

By Kinsey, Gordon K.

Sudbury, Suffolk, United Kingdom: Terence Dalton Ltd, 1983. Hardcover. Fair/Poor. 7.5" x 9.5. The story of what was the RAF's research and test airfield in Suffolk. This is the 1983 revised edition. The book has some wear / liquid damage to the page edges and the dust jacket has tears, wear, loss and tape repairs, it is now in a non-intrusive cover. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK

$6.42

Supermarine Spitfire 1936 Onwards (all marks).  Owner's Workshop Manual
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Supermarine Spitfire 1936 Onwards (all marks). Owner's Workshop Manual

Sparkford, Nr Yeovil: Haynes Publishing, 2007. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket (as published). 8.5" x 11. Not a workshop manual as such but still a good book to understand the maintenance and operation of the classic World war II British fighter aircraft. In clean and sound condition. Available for prompt dispatch from the UK. Please call or email with any queries you may have about this book.

$7.51

The Graphic.  An Illustrated Weekly Newspaper.  No 2058.  Vol. LXXIX.  Saturday May 8, 1909
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The Graphic. An Illustrated Weekly Newspaper. No 2058. Vol. LXXIX. Saturday May 8, 1909

London. : George Robert Parker, 1909. Paperback. Good/No Jacket (as published). 12" x 16. A well illustrated weekly publication with a selection of articles on motoring, art, sport and topical subjects. Plenty of period advertisements. The cover story on this one is the birth of Princess Juliana (later Queen Juliana) of the Netherlands . In clean and sound condition. There is slight rust marking around the staples. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually on the same or next business day. Please call or email with any queries.

$15.40

Fighters of the Luftwaffe
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Fighters of the Luftwaffe

By Joachim Dressel and Manfred Griehl

London : Arms and Armour, 1993. Hardcover. Good/Good. 9" X 11.5. A well illustrated guide to the fighter aircraft operated by the German air force during World war II. In clean and sound condition with just a little shelf wear. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$4.49

The Observer's Book of Basic Aircraft. Civil
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The Observer's Book of Basic Aircraft. Civil

By Green, William

London UK: Frederick Warne & Co Ltd, 1968. Reprint . Hardcover. Good/Good. 3.5" x 5.5. Dennis Punnett. A clean and tidy copy of the 1967 edition (reprinted 1968 with a price clipped dust wrapper. worn on the edges, numbered 38 on the spine strip. A clean and sound book. All orders processed and shipped promptly from the UK, usually the same or next business day. Please call or email with your questions.

$5.13

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